Rhodesian Selous Scouts. Once the most feared counter-insurgency force on the African continent. Formed in 1974 as the Tracker Combat Unit, tracking terrorists internally, and undertaking cross border raids against terrorist strongholds. Their selection process was somewhat similar to that of the British SAS. Later, the Selous Scouts under took many missions in conjunction with the Rhodesian SAS which had a strength of 110 men, many of them former members of the British SAS.

Rhodesian Selous Scouts. Once the most feared counter-insurgency force on the African continent. Formed in 1974 as the Tracker Combat Unit, tracking terrorists internally, and undertaking cross border raids against terrorist strongholds. Their selection process was somewhat similar to that of the British SAS. Later, the Selous Scouts under took many missions in conjunction with the Rhodesian SAS which had a strength of 110 men, many of them former members of the British SAS.

South African Troops during the Border War or also known as the Bush War.

South African Troops during the Border War or also known as the Bush War.

When we were feared and others came to learn from us. South African troop ready for whatever the others could give

When we were feared and others came to learn from us. South African troop ready for whatever the others could give

lieutenant colonel ron reid-daly - selous scouts

Lieutenant-Colonel Ron Reid-Daly

5 RECCE COMMANDO SOUTH AFRICA 1979 AIRBORNE SPECIAL FORCES SCULL METAL ARM BADGE…

5 RECCE COMMANDO SOUTH AFRICA 1979 AIRBORNE SPECIAL FORCES SCULL METAL ARM BADGE…


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Members of the Rhodesian African Rifles at the time of the Insurgency. Along with the Selous Scouts, the RAR formed the "iron fist" of the Rhodesian armed forces. Excellent bush fighters and accomplished commandos, the members of the RAR are remembered as those "who were never defeated".

Members of the Rhodesian African Rifles at the time of the Insurgency. Along with the Selous Scouts, the RAR formed the "iron fist" of the Rhodesian armed forces. Excellent bush fighters and accomplished commandos, the members of the RAR are remembered as those "who were never defeated".

Rhodesian Selous Scouts. Once the most feared counter-insurgency force on the African continent. Formed in 1974 as the Tracker Combat Unit, tracking terrorists internally, and undertaking cross border raids against terrorist strongholds. Their selection process was somewhat similar to that of the British SAS. Later, the Selous Scouts under took many missions in conjunction with the Rhodesian SAS which had a strength of 110 men, many of them former members of the British SAS.

Rhodesian Selous Scouts. Once the most feared counter-insurgency force on the African continent. Formed in 1974 as the Tracker Combat Unit, tracking terrorists internally, and undertaking cross border raids against terrorist strongholds. Their selection process was somewhat similar to that of the British SAS. Later, the Selous Scouts under took many missions in conjunction with the Rhodesian SAS which had a strength of 110 men, many of them former members of the British SAS.

Chris Schulenburg, a legend of the Rhodesian Bush War. As a 'Selous Scout' he conducted solo recce missions of terrorist training camps deep in enemy territory. He did what no other man could, or would, do.

Chris Schulenburg, a legend of the Rhodesian Bush War. As a 'Selous Scout' he conducted solo recce missions of terrorist training camps deep in enemy territory. He did what no other man could, or would, do.

Rhodesian Grey's Scouts Like the Dragoons of Angola, Grey's Scouts were used for tracking, reconnaissance, pursuit, and, most prominently, patrol in the Rhodesian Bush War.[

Rhodesian Grey's Scouts Like the Dragoons of Angola, Grey's Scouts were used for tracking, reconnaissance, pursuit, and, most prominently, patrol in the Rhodesian Bush War.[

Rhodesian soldier during the Bush War...Young, fighting for his country that the rest of the "civilized' world demanded he hand over to a dictator and mob rule!

Rhodesian soldier during the Bush War...Young, fighting for his country that the rest of the "civilized' world demanded he hand over to a dictator and mob rule!

Rhodesia: The Ultimate Photographic Resource! - The FAL Files

Rhodesia: The Ultimate Photographic Resource! - The FAL Files

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